For most parents, seeing that their child has a good education is one of their highest priorities. They recognize that education is not only an important part of growing up but is also a crucial factor in their child's future.
The best thing parents can do to encourage children to love books and reading is to read aloud to them. And don't stop reading aloud to them once they have learned to read for themselves.
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